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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - There was dispute between deceased and accused prior to occurrence, as Rs.50,000 was demanded by accused from parents of deceased - Deceased was harassed for such dowry demand - Evidence of father of deceased proved said fact which was corroborated by evidence of PW13 - Charge u/s 498-A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306-- Abetment of suicide - No direct evidence to establish that accused either aided or instigated deceased to commit suicide or entered into any conspiracy to aid her in committing suicide - Even no material on record to show that immediately prior to deceased committing suicide there was cruelty..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 511-- Attempt to commit an offence begins when accused commences to do an act with necessary intention...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 511, 376-- Delay in lodging FIR - Offence u/ss 354, 511, 376 IPC - Husband of prosecutrix was staying far from prosecutrix - Subsequent to incident, prosecutrix first travelled to meet her husband and after narrating the incident to him, she further travelled to register a complaint before concerned CJM..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 511, 376-- Offence u/ss 354, 511, 376 IPC - Prosecutrix and her daughter were pleading with accused to let prosecutrix go - However, accused did not show any reluctance that he was going to stop from committing offence in question - Had there been no intervention, accused would have succeeded in executing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 354, 511, 376-- Offence u/ss 354, 511, 376 IPC - Accused forcibly entered the house of prosecutrix in a drunken state and using criminal force lifted her petticoat despite her repeated resistance - Statement of prosecutrix was corroborated by her daughter, who is an eye witness to incident, husband of prosecutrix..........
KARNATAKA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 227, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Discharge - Framing of charge u/s 304-B IPC - Prima facie material on record against accused to frame charge - It is thus, not a fit case to discharge accused - Discharge application dismissed...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 42-- Offence u/ss 376/506 IPC and Ss.3/4 of POCSO Act - Punishment not to be made under both the provisions of IPC and POCSO Act - Punishment higher in degree for one and same offence, as provided under POCSO Act and IPC is to be chosen and awarded...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 506, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 3, 4, 42-- Rape - Sentence u/s 376 IPC and Ss.3/4 POCSO Act - Punishment not to be made under both the provisions - Punishment higher in degree under POCSO Act and IPC is to be chosen and awarded - Sentence u/s 4 of POCSO Act is greater in degree then of IPC - No criminal antecedent of accused - There is..........
BOMBAY HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2019
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Mere fact that there used to be quarrel between accused and deceased, as deceased was unhappy with accused returning home late or eating outside due to his work, cannot be considered as harassment or cruelty as contemplated u/s 498-A IPC...........

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